The diagram below shows how the Australian Bureau of Meteorology collects up- to-the-minute information on the weather in order to produce reliable forecasts
The diagram illustrates the method that Australian Bureau of Meteorology uses to achieve up-to-the-minute data on the weather to create reliable forecasts.
It is noticeable that there are four stages in the weather forecast, beginning with collecting information and culminating with broadcast action.
Regarding incoming information, there are three different sources that Bureau of Meteorology in Australia uses to collect information including satellite, radar and drifting buoy. Then, these data are analyzed and forecasted and they are described in state of satellite photo, radar screen and synoptic chart. After that, a computer is utilized to prepare the broadcast. Finally, the latest weather forecasts are broadcasted in TV newsreader, radio and recorded announcement.